Truck, car collision closes Highway 83 south of Franktown

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DOUGLAS COUNTY, Colo. — A crash between a large truck and a car closed Highway 83 south of Franktown during the Friday evening commute.

Both directions of the highway were closed between Franktown and Castle Wood Canyon. There was debris and fluid all over the road.

The drive of the car was transported to a hospital with serious injuries. The truck driver was not hurt.

The Colorado State Patrol said it was investigating whether medical factors caused the crash.